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Which one of the following is a Biotic Resource?
1. Land
2. Water
3. Fish
4. Rocks

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Fish

The correct answer is Fish

  • Fish is a Biotic resource.
  • The biotic resource is a  type of natural resource derived from the biosphere as opposed to an abiotic resource from non-living things.
  • Biotic resources are resources or substances which are derived from the biosphere like living things and from the forest and the materials derived from them. This mainly includes fossil fuels like coal gas, petroleum, etc. 
  • Abiotic means aside from living things that mean non-living things examples are fresh air, land, heavy metal.
  • Some examples of biotic resources - forests, animals, birds, and marine organisms.

  • Abiotic resources are usually obtained from the lithosphere, atmosphere, and hydrosphere
  • Abiotic resources are resources that are nonliving. These resources fall under the larger category of natural resources, which occur naturally within the environment and aren't created or produced by humans or act.
  • Abiotic factors are non-living physical and chemical elements within the ecosystem. 
  • Some examples of abiotic resources - water, air, soil, sunlight, and minerals.

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